[Tweeters] Census Count: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Clark County, Washington on May 31, 2015

ErikKnight05 at gmail.com ErikKnight05 at gmail.com
Sun May 31 16:32:53 PDT 2015


This report was mailed for Erik Knight by http://birdnotes.net

Date: May 31, 2015
Location: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Clark County, Washington

Wind direction: Variable
Prevailing wind speed: < 1 km/h gusting to: 6-11 km/h
Percentage of sky covered by clouds: 70%
Precipitation: none

from 11:07AM to 4:41PM.

Birds seen (in taxonomic order):

Canada Goose 6 [1]
Wood Duck 12
Gadwall 102
Mallard 70
Blue-winged Teal 6 [2]
Cinnamon Teal 54 [3]
Northern Shoveler 1
Northern Pintail 1
Green-Winged Teal 1
Bufflehead 1
Pied-billed Grebe 7
American White Pelican 44 [4]
American Bittern 3
Great Blue Heron 16 [5]
Great Egret 12
Turkey Vulture 5
Osprey 3
Bald Eagle 9 [6]
Red-tailed Hawk 4
Virginia Rail 4
Sora 2
Sandhill Crane 1 [7]
Killdeer 1
Greater Yellowlegs 1
Common Snipe 7
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1
Anna's Hummingbird 1
Belted Kingfisher 2 [8]
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2 [9]
Downy Woodpecker 1
Hairy Woodpecker 2 [10]
Northern Flicker 2
Pileated Woodpecker 1 [11]
Olive-sided Flycatcher 1
Western Wood-Pewee 9
Willow Flycatcher 1
Steller's Jay 1
Western Scrub-Jay 5
American Crow 1
Purple Martin 1
Tree Swallow 70
Violet-green Swallow 5
Cliff Swallow 60
Barn Swallow 30
Black-capped Chickadee 4
Bushtit 2
Brown Creeper 4
Bewick's Wren 5
House Wren 10
Winter Wren 3
Marsh Wren 16
Swainson's Thrush 3
American Robin 10
European Starling 100
Cedar Waxwing 15
Orange-crowned Warbler 3
Yellow Warbler 2
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1 [12]
Common Yellowthroat 50 [13]
Wilson's Warbler 5
Western Tanager 1
Spotted Towhee 18
Savannah Sparrow 5
Song Sparrow 70
Black-headed Grosbeak 10
Red-winged Blackbird 60
Brown-headed Cowbird 10
Purple Finch 3
American Goldfinch 5

Footnotes:

[1] Long Lake
[2] River S Unit
[3] adults & 5 ducklings, River S Unit
[4] over Carty Unit
[5] 3 on Carty Unit
[6] adults, 4th year bird, juvenile pair, all but
one adult seen on Carty Unit
[7] Kiwa Trail
[8] singles on both units
[9] Carty Unit
[10] Carty Unit
[11] Carty Unit, near North boundary
[12] Carty Unit
[13] half seen on Carty Unit

Total number of species seen: 69





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